School of BusinessThe W. Paul Cole, Jr. School of Business at Bluefield State College offers a variety of baccalaureate programs, including degrees in Accountancy, Business Administration, Business Information Systems, and Health Services Management. With the completion of a $5 million dollar renovation to Mahood Hall, the Cole School of Business is housed in an excellent facility having state-of-the-art technology. The eight classrooms in the building are electronic, with four of these having additional full Interactive Video Network (IVN) technology that enables courses to be offered simultaneously in five geographic locations. The Mahood Hall Conference Room also has full electronic and IVN capability. All classrooms and the conference room are equipped for live broadcasting of classes via the internet, with full lecture capture of many classes, providing distance-learning students an educational experience equivalent to that offered in the traditional classroom.